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Joe Regalbuto


Joe Regalbuto was born on August 24, 1949 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Raw Deal (1986), Murphy Brown (1988) and Lassiter (1984). He has been married to Rosemary Regalbuto since August 19, 1972. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

Raw Deal
Raw Deal Marvin Baxter
(1986)
Murphy Brown
Murphy Brown Frank Fontana
(1988-2018)
Lassiter
Lassiter Peter Breeze
(1984)

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  Gallatin 6 (pre-production)
Sheriff Greco
 1988-2018 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
Frank Fontana
- Episode #11.1 (2018) ... Frank Fontana
- Never Can Say Goodbye: Part 2 (1998) ... Frank Fontana
- Never Can Say Goodbye: Part 1 (1998) ... Frank Fontana
- Dial and Substance (1998) ... Frank Fontana
- A Man and a Woman (1998) ... Frank Fontana
 2018 Alexa & Katie (TV Series)
Sam
- Thanksgiving (2018) ... Sam
 2017 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Sal
- Thank You for Your Service (2017) ... Sal
 2016 Castle (TV Series)
Dan O'Grady
- Tone Death (2016) ... Dan O'Grady
 2015 Major Crimes (TV Series)
Stu Sloan
- Turn Down (2015) ... Stu Sloan
 2015 Fire Twister
Mitch
 2012 Southland (TV Series)
Mr. Rogers
- Legacy (2012) ... Mr. Rogers
 2010 Next Stop Murder (TV Movie)
Warren
 2009 NCIS (TV Series)
Colonel George Ellis
- Faith (2009) ... Colonel George Ellis
 2009 The Embalmer (Short)
News Anchor
 2008 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Commander Marks
- Brothers in Arms (2008) ... Commander Marks
 2008 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Bill Bradford
- Save Our Souls (2008) ... Bill Bradford
 2008/II The Dark Horse (Short)
Betting Clerk
 2008 Bottle Shock
Bill
 2007 Side Order of Life (TV Series)
Richard McIntyre
- Awakenings (2007) ... Richard McIntyre (voice, uncredited)
- Coming Out (2007) ... Richard McIntyre
- When Pigs Fly (2007) ... Richard McIntyre
- Children and Art (2007) ... Richard McIntyre
- Early Bird Catches the Word (2007) ... Richard McIntyre
 2006 Twenty Good Years (TV Series)
Richard
- Remember the Alimony (2006) ... Richard
 2005 JAG (TV Series)
William Cresswell
- Unknown Soldier (2005) ... William Cresswell
 2003 Greetings from Tucson (TV Series)
Mr. Klein
- Student Council (2003) ... Mr. Klein
 2002 The Agency (TV Series)
CIA Tech
- Peacemakers (2002) ... CIA Tech
 2002 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Harvey Hall
- One Hundred Tears (2002) ... Harvey Hall
 2001 Late Boomers (TV Movie)
 2001 Mockingbird Don't Sing
Dr. Norm Glazer
 2000 Landscape (Short)
Gene
 2000 Family Guy (TV Series)
Frank Fontana / Bull / Editor
- A Picture Is Worth 1,000 Bucks (2000) ... Frank Fontana / Bull / Editor (voice)
 1999 Chicken Soup for the Soul (TV Series)
Mr. Mason
- The Real Father (1999) ... Mr. Mason
 1998 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Donnie Mancuso
- Only Connect (1998) ... Donnie Mancuso
 1997 Ink (TV Series)
Frank Fontana
- Murphy's Law (1997) ... Frank Fontana
 1995 Bodily Harm
Stan Geffen
 1994 Beyond Obsession (TV Movie)
Jake Meletti
 1993 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Ren Henson
- Other Mothers (1993) ... Ren Henson
 1991 Writer's Block (TV Movie)
Det. Mark Browning
 1990 Matlock (TV Series)
Arthur Prescott
- Nowhere to Turn (1990) ... Arthur Prescott
 1990 Leona Helmsley: The Queen of Mean (TV Movie)
Paul Summerton
 1990 The Love Boat: A Valentine Voyage (TV Movie)
Tony Blanchard
 1989 Prime Target (TV Movie)
Tom Janssen
 1989 Deadly Weapon
Fuller
 1988 Police Story: Cop Killer (TV Movie)
Grady Dolin
 1988 Fatal Judgement (TV Movie)
Charlie Capute
 1985-1988 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Don Eddie Rice
- Resolutions: Part II (1988) ... Don Eddie Rice
- Resolutions: Part I (1988) ... Don Eddie Rice
- Going Home (1985) ... Don Eddie Rice
 1988 Our House (TV Series)
John Peterson
- Neighborhood Watch (1988) ... John Peterson
 1988 J.J. Starbuck (TV Series)
Steven Capstone
- A Song from the Sequel (1988) ... Steven Capstone
 1988 The Golden Girls (TV Series)
Jeremy
- Blanche's Little Girl (1988) ... Jeremy
 1987 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Detective Andy Harmon
- Love Me or Leave Me (1987) ... Detective Andy Harmon
 1987 The Sicilian
Father Doldana
 1987 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Harry Fisher
- No Vacancy (1987) ... Harry Fisher
 1986-1987 Who's the Boss? (TV Series)
Don / Father Callahan
- Mona (1987) ... Don
- Forgive Me, Tony (1986) ... Father Callahan
 1987 Jack and Mike (TV Series)
Vaander
- Fire and Ice (1987) ... Vaander
 1987 J. Edgar Hoover (TV Movie)
William C. Sullivan
 1986 That Secret Sunday (TV Movie)
Willie Fitz
 1986 Night Court (TV Series)
Bert Felch
- The New Judge (1986) ... Bert Felch
 1986 All Is Forgiven (TV Series)
Elliot Fusco
- Matt at the Barricades (1986) ... Elliot Fusco
 1986 Raw Deal
Marvin Baxter
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Dad
- Fuzzbucket (1986) ... Dad
 1986 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Herb Hanson / Crazy Joe Flash
 1986 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Merle
- Dorothy and Ben (1986) ... Merle
 1985 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Harry Fisher
- The Christening (1985) ... Harry Fisher
- While the Cat's Away (1985) ... Harry Fisher
- Here in My Arms (1985) ... Harry Fisher
- The Longest Day (1985) ... Harry Fisher
- The Long and Winding Road (1985) ... Harry Fisher
 1985 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
Peter Trigg
- The Yankee Clipper (1985) ... Peter Trigg
 1985 Street Hawk (TV Series)
Norman Tuttle
- Follow the Yellow Gold Road (1985) ... Norman Tuttle
- Female of the Species (1985) ... Norman Tuttle
- The Arabian (1985) ... Norman Tuttle
- Murder Is a Novel Idea (1985) ... Norman Tuttle
- Hot Target (1985) ... Norman Tuttle
 1985 Love Lives On (TV Movie)
Dr. Dan
 1984 The Mating Call (TV Movie)
Marty Ross
 1984 You Are the Jury (TV Series)
Joseph Landrum
 1984 Invitation to Hell (TV Movie)
Tom Peterson
 1984 Lassiter
Peter Breeze
 1984 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Attorney Michaelson
- Hearing (1984) ... Attorney Michaelson
 1984 Oh Madeline (TV Series)
Judge
- Ah, Wilderness (1984) ... Judge
 1983 The Star Chamber
Arthur Cooms
 1983 Ace Crawford... Private Eye (TV Series)
Toomey
- The Gentleman Bandit (1983) ... Toomey
- The Microchip Caper (1983) ... Toomey
- Inch in a Pinch (1983) ... Toomey
- Bull Bates (1983) ... Toomey
- Murder at Restful Hills (1983) ... Toomey
 1983 The Other Woman (TV Movie)
Jeff Marisol
 1983 It Takes Two (TV Series)
Harvey Stiller
- Anniversary (1983) ... Harvey Stiller
 1982 Six Weeks
Bob Crowther
 1982 Honkytonk Man
Henry Axle
 1982 Best of the West (TV Series)
Frances
- Sam's Life Is Threatened (1982) ... Frances
 1982 Mork & Mindy (TV Series)
Kalnik
- Gotta Run: Part 3 (1982) ... Kalnik
- Gotta Run: Part 2 (1982) ... Kalnik
- Gotta Run: Part 1 (1982) ... Kalnik
 1982 Divorce Wars: A Love Story (TV Movie)
Barry Fields
 1982 Missing
Frank Teruggi
 1980-1981 Barney Miller (TV Series)
Officer Earl Slatic-Sanitation Police / Peter Rankin
- The Car (1981) ... Officer Earl Slatic-Sanitation Police
- Agent Orange (1980) ... Peter Rankin
 1981 Bosom Buddies (TV Series)
Victor
- There's No Business... (1981) ... Victor (as Joseph Regalbuto)
 1981 Harry's Battles (TV Movie)
Dr. Harwood
 1981 I'm a Big Girl Now (TV Series)
Steve
- Best Friends (1981) ... Steve
 1979-1980 The Associates (TV Series)
Eliot Streeter
- Inferno (1980) ... Eliot Streeter
- Tucker's Co-Op (1980) ... Eliot Streeter
- The Out of Town Trip (1980) ... Eliot Streeter
- A Date with Johnny (1980) ... Eliot Streeter
- The Party (1980) ... Eliot Streeter
 1980 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Benson
- Pack (1980) ... Benson
 1980 Schizoid
Jake
 1980 Cheaper to Keep Her
Chuck
 1980 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
Wayne
- Seven More Days in February (1980) ... Wayne
 1977 The Goodbye Girl
Richard III Cast (as Joseph Regalbuto)
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Personal Details

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Alternate Names:

Joseph Regalbuto

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Trivia:

He has played the same character (Frank Fontana) in three different series: Murphy Brown (1988), Ink (1996) and Family Guy (1998).

Star Sign:

Virgo

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